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Iranian firefighters work to extinguish a fire at the Plasco building in central Tehran. (AP)An iconic high-rise building in downtown Tehran collapsed following a fire, killing at least 30 firefighters.


2017-01-19 06:35:32 -0700

A helicopter flies during rescue operations near a hotel that was hit by an avalanche in Farindola, Italy. (Matteo Guidelli/ANSA via AP)An avalanche buries a four-star hotel in central Italy after a series of strong earthquakes in the area.


2017-01-19 06:41:45 -0700

President-elect Donald Trump (Evan Vucci/AP)Donald Trump’s election repudiates the political establishment's long-cherished ideal of an essential, expansive America.


2017-01-19 03:00:54 -0700